Virginia Casablancas Antras


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Virginia Casablancas Antras

Systems Approaches to Biomedical Science

Doctoral Student at the

Rex Richards Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QU

Background

  • MRes in Molecular Biophysics - King’s College London (UK)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Spain)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music (Piano Performance) - Conservatori Superior del Liceu (Barcelona).

    Scientific Interests

  • Protein folding
  • Systems biology
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Structural biology

    Research

    Conferences

  • BioMed Conference “From genomes to structures: looking at big data with an atomic perspective”
    November 2016, IRB, Barcelona (Spain)
  • Presented a poster at the European Symposium of the Amgen Scholars Program
    September 2014, University of Cambridge UK

    Awards

  • Fellowship for Postgraduate Studies in Europe by “LaCaixa“ Foundation (MRes)
  • Selected for the AMGEN Scholars Program at Ludwig Maximilians Universität (Munich), funded by the AMGEN Foundation
  • Academic Grant by Catalunya Caixa and awards by the Government of Catalonia and the City Council of Sabadell (Barcelona) for the University Entrance Examinations Results (top25 in Catalonia)
  • 15th place out of 120 at the Spanish National Physics Olympics 3rd place at the Catalan Physics Olympics